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Humans of Champaign project connects University to local community

Humans of Champaign project connects University to local community

September 3, 2014

By seeking out the unique voices of Champaign-Urbana, the Humans of Champaign-Urbana project aims to share the stories and thoughts of local individuals one post at a time.  Stemming from Humans of New York, Humans of Champaign-Urbana uses a Facebook page, currently with over 1000 likes, to post the portr...

State-wide study prompts Urbana to establish task force

By Eli Murray

December 11, 2013

For more than 50 years, Martel Miller has lived in Champaign. Growing up, he said he was subjected to police discrimination, and he’s not the only one. “When I was growing up, if I left Park Street, before I got to Green Street, I was stopped by the police for no reason at all. All I did was cro...